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LOFFT - DAS THEATER is a free production house and venue in Leipzig. It is located on the grounds of the Spinnerei Leipzig in Hall 7 and is one of the most important venues for the independent performing arts in Saxony, with international productions in the fields of dance, performance and theater.

Calendar

BLUEPRINT - A PAS DE DEUX BETWEEN CIRCUS AND DANCE

The pas de deux, a dance duet, usually marks the climax of a ballet piece. In BLUEPRINT, the Cologne-based company Overhead Project challenges classical notions of this danced duet, literally turning them on their head.

ECHOLOT: BODY LANGUAGE - SECRET CODE OR GLOBALLY UNDERSTANDABLE?

Experts shed light on this vibrant topic from an interdisciplinary perspective and exchange ideas.

WERKSTATT: CASPAR FUCKING FRIEDLICH - DIE REVOLUTION HAT EINEN KATER

The wall has fallen, the party is over. How much Fake does the next revolution need?

EXCHANGE: Further development of inclusion in Leipzig's cultural institutio

LOFFT - DAS THEATER, together with the Theater der Jungen Welt, cordially invites employees of Leipzig's theaters and cultural institutions who deal with inclusion and accessibility to a meeting.

SCHÖNE AUSLÄNDERKINDER | BEAUTIFUL IMMIGRANT CHILDREN

An evening with films, texts and music about (post-)migrant living environments that are often overlooked in the german political debate.

SUITCASEBOARDING

What happens while you wait for a connection? You listen to music or dance? You look around, feel the need to make contact with other passengers or are you trying to hide and impatiently waiting for the connection? Are you leaning on your suitcase? The tYhle group shares their travelling moments with you as they make their way to you.

WORKSHOP: MELANCHOLIC MARATHON

In this workshop, Cindy Hammer from the go plastic company offers insights into her movement research and the process of developing MELANCHOLIC MARATHON.

OFF EUROPA: I PSYCHI TIS ANTIGONIS - THE SOUL OF ANTIGONE

This impressively intense (concentrated, loud, physical) play focuses on Virginia Woolf's thoughts on feminism and pacifism, crossed with Sophocles' ancient model play Antigone.

OFF EUROPA: MINING STORIES

A theatrical investigation into a serious environmental disaster that occurred near the Brazilian city of Mariana in 2015. A synthesis of voices of witnesses, economic considerations and reflections on the categorisation of memories.

OFF EUROPA: OLD POND

A wonderfully fluid dance performance about habitats, (co-)existence and survival. The dancers become creatures of all kinds in an imaginary body of water.

OFF EUROPA: VZDUCH (AIR)

A playful, magically twisted play that criticises the actions or inactions of Western people as well as a general thoughtlessness in dealing with resources and the natural environment.